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Giving Green

Cover Profile:
Eben Bayer and Gavin McIntyre

Move over, Styrofoam, see you later, Bubble Wrap. Eben Bayer and Gavin McIntyre’s Ecovative is the new (environmentally-friendly) kid in town.

Giving Green & Green Designs

 

Big Gift: Raymond Smith

Giving back to his alma mater.

 

First Person:
Laurie Davies Adams

Summer’s pesky flying insect may be nature’s secret weapon.

 

Five Questions:
Emily Abrams

She wants you to stop cooking the planet.

Bill McDonough

The completely confusing, definitely inconsistent, refreshingly passionate life of Bill McDonough.

Eden Full

SunSaluter creator Eden Full talks about her invention, her Thiel Fellowship, and being a (Princeton) Tiger.


John Kluge Jr.

John Kluge Jr. is using his name and his enthusiasm to treat a topic that’s been too long taboo.

BjØrn Lomborg

Bjørn Lomborg on the biggest environmental problem in the world. (Hint: It’s not climate change.)


Marc Fenigstein

The bike of tomorrow is here today.

Yossi Leshem

A flight into the open sky with Yossi Leshem.


Maxine BÉdat and Soraya Darabi

Eco-conscious Maxine Bédat and Soraya Darabi find fast success with slow fashion.


Events

eventA Night at Sardi's

eventCostume Institute Benefit at
The Met

eventRebels With a Cause Gala

eventSeriousFun Gala

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UpFront

Paltrow cleans out her closet

The Oscar winner banded together with famous friends, including Miranda Kerr, Kate Hudson, and Nicole Richie, to throw a closet sale on her lifestyle website, Goop.

Apple signs on to Benioff initiative

Apple has donated $500,000 to the anti-poverty initiative, SF Gives; the group is the brainchild of Salesforce.com CEO Marc Benioff and Daniel Lurie, CEO of the nonprofit Tipping Point.

Anonymous $100 million to Dartmouth

It took 244 years, but Dartmouth College finally received its first $100 million donation.

Gold and blue get $75 million donation

Notre Dame is the beneficiary of alumnus and trustee John W. “Jay” Jordan’s gift of $75 million to his alma mater.

Starbucks boss helps vets

Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz to donate $30 million to help troops returning home from the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.

 

Giving Green

Green Designs

 

 

In the Archives

Look through our archive of covers to see past profilees including Jeff Koons, Charles Simonyi, Isadore Sharp, and more. Click on the cover image to see the listing of profilees for that issue!

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